Spinosaurus is the biggest and baddest of carnivorous dinosaurs that can swim

The world’s first semi-aquatic dinosaur is now on display at the National Geographic Museum. The discovery of the Spinosaurus (so named for its spine) came about through a random chance opportunity. In 2008, University of Chicago paleontologist Nizar Ibrahim was approached by a Moroccan fossil hunter while in Morocco about a find he had stumbled … Continue reading Spinosaurus is the biggest and baddest of carnivorous dinosaurs that can swim